Patricia “Patti” Graf
September 22nd, 1940 - June 29th, 2022
Patti was born on Sept. 22, 1940 in Lindsay, CA to the late Herman and Dorothy (Watkins) Baldridge. On June 25, 1960 she married Richard Graf; he preceded her in death on July 25, 2016. Together they loved to winter in Florida; Patti loved to crochet, knit and read, and was a member of the First United Methodist Church in LaPorte, IN.
Patti is survived by her three sons – Michael (Renee) Graf of Chesterton, IN, Daniel (Diann) Graf of Novi, MI, and David (Cindy) Graf of Granger, IN; grandchildren – Eric, Amelia, Alysa (Eric), Spencer and Carter; a sister – Yvonne (Ed) Homolka of New Buffalo, MI; niece – Maggie (Tom) Hayes; and a nephew – Adam (Shelley) Homolka.
A Celebration of Life Memorial Service will be held on Saturday, July 9, 11:00am-Central Time, at the First United Methodist Church – 1225 Michigan Ave., LaPorte, IN, with Pastor Steve Walker officiating. Visitation with the family precedes the service from 10:00-11:00am-Central Time at the church. The family will have private committal services at Pine Grove Cemetery at a later date. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Wounded Warriors or to St. Jude’s. Friends wishing to leave the family a message of condolence may do so at www.sommerfeldchapel.com
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10:00-11:00am CENTRAL TIME. Location - First United Methodist Church, 1225 Michigan Ave., LaPorte, IN 46350